Example Scores out of 100 Weighted Scores Factor Weight Alternative 1

# Example scores out of 100 weighted scores factor

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Example: Scores out of 100 Weighted Scores Factor Weight Alternative 1 Alternative 2 Alternative 1 Alternative 2 e.g. Convenience 0.20 80 45 0.20(80) = 16 0.20(45) = 9

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6 The third model is center of gravity, which minimize the travel time or shipping and transportation costs (Ids355.wikispaces.com, 2018). It is determined by using a coordinate system and a map of the possible location points. The company must calculate the average of coordinate points ( x, y ). There are two methods to apply this model: 1- Calculate the averages of x and y coordinates if the quantity is equal. ? = ∑ ? 𝒏 ? = ∑ ? 𝒏 2- Calculate the weighted averages if the quantity is different. ? = ∑ ?𝑸 ∑ 𝑸 ? = ∑ ? 𝑸 ∑ 𝑸 If village Volvo used this model, it should choose the coordinate point of the location alternative after calculations. According to the case study in paragraph 6, “ The owners think their suburban location may deter some clients . So, village Volvo can use this method to choose the best location that is near the biggest number of customers. In order, to be convenience and accessible place. Therefore, it will increase customer satisfaction as well as it will attract more customers. In brief, Village Volvo can increase its performance and attract customers if it used the above models accuracy. Consequently, it will accomplish its tasks and repair more cars. Furthermore, it will complete its services and finish the repairs faster, which will result in customer satisfaction. Ultimately, it will decrease its cost and liabilities as well as increase its profit and revenue (BusinessDictionary.com, 2018).
7 Reference BusinessDictionary.com. (2018). How has this term impacted your life? [online] Available at: [Accessed 5 May 2018]. Ids355.wikispaces.com. (2018). Operations Management - Ch. 8 Location Planning and Analysis. [online] Available at: [Accessed 5 May 2018]. Ils.unc.edu. (2018). Service Quality . [online] Available at: [Accessed 28 April 2018]. UKessays. (2018). The Five Dimensions of Service Quality Measured Marketing Essay . [online] Available at: measured-marketing-essay.php [Accessed 28 April 2018].
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